Cover of Genii (1963)
|Born||February 14, 1909|
|Died||March 19, 1982 (age 73) |
Louis Tannen (Feburary 14, 1909 - March 19, 1982) was founder of Louis Tannen, Inc., one of the largest magic dealers.
Tannen was a life-long magician, starting out as a kid magician. He started a magic shop with his brother Irv in 1925. He was publisher of the Tannen edition of the Tarbell Course, in seven volumes.
Louis created a number of effects including Salt-Go (1943) and a version of the Haunted Deck (1933).